Sep 22, 2010 5:30pm EDT
. >> reporter: the celebrity judges joined original and returning panel member randy jackson at the table. together they are takiig the competition toothe next level. the street crrd. >> i'm looking for tte nextt michael jackson. we'reelooking, like randy said, for the best "american idol" -ver.@ >> reporter: aal right.@ there was a couple of33 %-even though the judges' table wasn't so much of a surprise. the second thiig is a channe from "american idol" for the first tiie in ten yearss they are going to encourage singers to sing in their oon genre, so no more will you see a country singer trying to sinn r&b, or example. members of aerosmitt think of steven tylerrwalking this way and talking this wayy >> reporter: that's a good question. they asked jennifer lopez whht her husband mark anthony ttought abbut joining "american idol" and she was giddy aaout her steven tyler said something to tte effeet oo the band's idden @-thissis just another one fand ttose rides alluding to the band mmy not be so happp he'' leaving the tour to e on the show for thh next few months. >> very interesting.
Sep 14, 2010 5:00pm EDT
be at that table with her? >> reporter: it's still looking like steven tyler and randy jackson. so, you will see randy come back but steven tyler is the other big one for "american idol" and switching out the entire cast and make a new season. i don't know if there is going to be a judge or not or something different. >> so no brittany spears and no jessica simpson then, huh? >> that is not what we're hearing. hearing steven tyler, j-lo and randy. >> dax holt with the update on "american idol." thank you so much. we'll see you guys here for tmz on the at 6:30. >>> "american idol" is going to draw that one out as long as possible and keep the momentum going, you know. keep us talking about it, right? >>> let's go to brian bolter now for a look at what he's talking about on the news edge at 6. >>> coming up in six minutes, all eyes on d.c. the voters go to the poll to cast their ballots in a hotly-contested mayor's race. it's not been all smooth sailing. still ahead on the edge, the problems plaguing polling places all over the city. >>> plus. >> everybody loves us a 3-day weekend, right? apparent
Sep 23, 2010 7:00am EDT
will be joining randy jackson? the new panel of superstars revealed wednesday. >> jennifer j.lo, mixed reviews, reportedly getting 12 $12 millia year and steven tyler, $16 million. they have to bring it. and i used to be a "american idol" fan and didn't watch it last season and thought it was kind of boring and this is how j.lo entered and attracts entrance. >> a nice silr jumpsuit. not everybody can pull that off. >> that's pretty cool. it should be interesting. >> should be. an interesting mix of people. >> we'll see who will be simon, the tough love character. can j.lo it? >> hand have the in-house mentor. >> and hot handbag for the cooler season, right after this. for dessert lovers. often, the best part of a meal is the dessert. but sometimes after a busy day and a heavy greasy dinner... my system needs some tlc now there is something new introducing activia dessert. rich, silky, smooth yogurt with desserty flavors like strawberr cheesecake, blueberry cheesecake, and peach cobble and because it's activia, it helps regulate my digestive system. mmm. works for me. ♪ activia new activia ss